SMRT DNA Sequencing

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SMRT DNA Sequencing

Post by loyolite11 » Tue Dec 30, 2008 4:05 am

Pacific biosciences is developing a transformed DNA sequencing technology, which will revolutionize the field of genetic analysis by enabling researchers to answer questions important to human healthcare, It is called SMRT (Single Molecule Real-Time DNA Sequencing). A breakthrough technology based on the natural process that occurs every time living cells divides.

http://bioisolutions.blogspot.com/2008/12/smrt.html

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Post by MrMistery » Wed Dec 31, 2008 3:51 pm

not a bad idea. Seems to me like an improved version of pyrosequencing.
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